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Paved and dirt roads.
Using a 2017 Specialized AWOL gravel bicycle....
Expect to start in Harrison, Nebraska.
First night: Gordon, Neb. (Route 20/Sand Hills)
Second night: Whitman, Neb. (Route 2/Sand Hills)
Day three: Whitman, Neb., to Valentine, Neb. Route 2 to Mullen, then Route 97 north from Mullen, Neb. to Valentine, Neb.)
The route is my own, although I am quick to mention I won't be the first person to ever bicycle on these roads.
Plan to sleep in a Big Agnes tent and cook with an MSR stove. Water will come from two boxed wine bladders (three liters each) carried in a trunk pack.
Conversations with the locals will slow me down, but also contribute greatly to how much I enjoy the trip.
The terrain is mostly rolling hills, and wide open. Almost zero trees/zero shade. Most probably I will start pedaling each day before dawn and end each day at or around dusk.
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